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Association of Jewish Libraries June 19-22 2011 Call for Papers

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 8:16am
Association of Jewish Libraries

Association of Jewish Libraries
Call for Papers 2011

The Association of Jewish Libraries (AJL) will hold the 46th Annual Convention at the Marriott Chateau Champlain in Montreal, Quebec June 19-22, 2011. Librarians, archivists, scholars, educators, authors and others will meet to share their interest in Judaica librarianship and related topics.

"Refractions of Bob Dylan - Cultural Appropriations of an American Icon" - Conference at the University of Vienna, May 19-21, 20

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 7:54am
Eugen Banauch - Department of English and American Studies, University of Vienna

Call for Papers: "Refractions of Bob Dylan - Cultural Appropriations of an American Icon"
Conference at the University of Vienna, May 19-21, 2011

This conference, which almost directly coincides with the seventieth birthday of the US-American artist, invites you to investigate various aspects of 'metamorphoses' of Dylan. What about the ways in which Dylan's texts and the text "Dylan" have been translated, adapted and re/constructed? How and to what ends were they appropriated, and how did they become relevant for cultural, political or social productions mainly in non-American cultures? A strand of the conference is especially interested in topics concerning Dylan and Austria.

Anthology of Poems

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 4:56am

Original Poems, maximum five, ranging between 25 to 40 lines, from poets across the globe, are invited for an Anthology of Poems to be published by a Literary Foundation from India. The poems must be on the theme of Nature, Environment, Ecology and Earth. The poems must accompany an undertaking that they are original and unpublished. Detailed biodata along with passport size photograph and postal / correspondence address of the poets must also be submitted. For further details, please contact the editor of the anthology: hyphenworld@ymail.com

Deadline for submission of poems: 31 October 2010.

On Diaspora Writing; Journal and Anthology of Essays; 31 October 2010

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 4:47am

Scholarly papers are invited for a special number of An International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature, Art and Culture (ISSN 0975 2897) published from India. The proposed special number will focus on various dimensons / aspcts / issues of DIASPORA WRITING across the world. The selected papers will be published in the January number of the journal. And these papers may also be included in an anthology of essays to be brought out separately by a reputed publisher from Delhi.
The word limit is 2500 to 4000 words.

For more details please contact the Editor: editorial.2008@indiatimes.com

[UPDATE] Film & Philosophy: How Films Think

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 12:27am

Keynote speakers: Mary Ann Doane and D.N. Rodowick
Special Session with William Rothman
Just added: a lecture by Andrew Bujalski and a screening of his 2009 film Beeswax

Film & Philosophy: How Films Think
Organized by the Graduate Film Studies Group
Sponsored by the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere with support from the Yavitz Fund
Co-sponsored by the Digital Assembly
University of Florida
November 5-7, 2010

Deadline for submissions: October 1, 2010

Journal of Drama Studies ( cfp 30-10-2010)

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 12:13am
The Shakespeare Association( India)

Research articles on world Drama in English (including translation) of 12-15 pages length are invited for Journal of Drama Studies, India for January 2011issue. The journal has International editorial board of members and most of the contributors are senior researchers or academics from all over the world. Articles typed in MS word or Rich text format with MLA style may be submitted on or before 30 October 2010 for the Jan 2011 issue. Send email attachment to bhimsdahiya@gmail.com and a copy to anand1040@gmail.com